First time principal brings years of experience to MES

Principal Greg Ball

Principal Greg Ball When Greg Ball, formerly of North Carolina, decided it was time to leave the classroom to take an administration position, the first place he looked was West Virginia. He found the principal job he wanted in the heart of Pocahontas County at Marlinton Elementary School. “I was ready to be a principal,” Ball said. “My wife and More...

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Principal Bob Miller
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

PCHS principal excited to become a Warrior

Principal Bob Miller Bob Miller has had a variety of jobs in the education field. He taught math, was an assistant principal, career technical administrator and coach. Adding to that list, Miller has taken on the More...

Principal Joe Arbogast
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

From Bull Dog to Red Devil, it’s all red and white for HES principal

Principal Joe Arbogast Hillsboro Elementary School principal Joe Arbogast didn’t have to travel far to find a school where he could get his feet wet in administration – just over the county line. “I live in More...

Mattie C. Stewart Foundation presenter Lynn Smelley talks to students at Marlinton Middle School on the Choice Bus. The program shows students what can happen if they choose to drop out of school. The back half of the bus is outfitted with a prison cell to show students the consequences of bad choices. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Students see the good and bad on Choice Bus

Mattie C. Stewart Foundation presenter Lynn Smelley talks to students at Marlinton Middle School on the Choice Bus. The program shows students what can happen if they choose to drop out of school. The back half More...

West Virginia Delegates Denise Campbell and Bill Hartman, and Governor Earl Ray Tomblin representative Lynn Phillips presented the Promise Scholarship to 12 seniors at the Senior Awards Night May 29. From left: Linzi Myers, Andrew Morrison, Garrett McCurdy, Dayla Lambert, Amanda Gibson, Fredricah Gardner, Clay Friel, Wes Felton, Campbell, Phillips, Hartman, Haley Nelson, Hannah Nelson, Lorena Rose and Sarah Worth. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

More than $2 million presented at Senior Awards Night

West Virginia Delegates Denise Campbell and Bill Hartman, and Governor Earl Ray Tomblin representative Lynn Phillips presented the Promise Scholarship to 12 seniors at the Senior Awards Night May 29. From left: Linzi More...

Green Bank Elementary-Middle School students display samples of clothing items they have collected for the clothing drive. Back row l-r: Kyle Cohenour, Matthew Queen, Justin Jackson, Hallie Kane, Bridget Carroll, Kaylee Halterman, Nathaniel Cottle, Andrew Via, Jennell Cassell, Wade McCarty, Frankie Tawney and Christin Shinaberry. Front Row l-r: Jeffrey Schebek, Jacob Taylor, Isaac Mace and Destiny Lane. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

GBEMS students hold clothing drive

Green Bank Elementary-Middle School students display samples of clothing items they have collected for the clothing drive. Back row l-r: Kyle Cohenour, Matthew Queen, Justin Jackson, Hallie Kane, Bridget Carroll, More...

AmeriCorp volunteer and Peru-native Grazia Apolinares prepares a Nicaraguan breakfast called chilaquiles as Spanish teacher Shirlene Groseclose, far left, explains the ingredients to her students during the Spanish Immersion Camp last week at the Ambassadors for Christ Campground near Huntersville. Chilaquiles is a mix of eggs, hot dog slices and tortilla chips. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Students experience other cultures at Spanish Immersion Camp

AmeriCorp volunteer and Peru-native Grazia Apolinares prepares a Nicaraguan breakfast called chilaquiles as Spanish teacher Shirlene Groseclose, far left, explains the ingredients to her students during the Spanish More...